Topic: Sri Lankan Army
Some 242 aid workers were killed in 2010, up from 91 a decade before. Is 'humanitarian space' shrinking, or are aid groups spreading out to more conflict zones than before?
A UN panel has found 'credible allegations' of war crimes committed by both sides as the long-running civil war drew to a close in May 2009.
04/19/2011 11:06 am
From a giant "SOS" carved on the ground in Kyrgyzstan to mortar-shell spray in Sri Lanka, human rights can be served by a satellite "spy" camera for proof and prevention of atrocities.
04/13/2011 02:46 pm
Sri Lanka Tamils may have been freed from camps because of the politics surrounding upcoming elections as much as international pressure.
12/01/2009 12:00 am
Sri Lanka promised to conduct its own human rights inquiry after the EU and US released reports on abuse last week. But critics say the government may whitewash its findings.
10/27/2009 01:00 am
One of the few leaders remaining after the rebel group's defeat in Sri Lanka last month says the diaspora should continue the struggle peacefully with a 'transnational government.'
06/16/2009 01:00 am
The military said it shot dead Vellipulai Prabhakaran Monday, a day after the rebels admitted defeat in their 26-year war.
05/18/2009 01:00 am
The government says the war is in its last stages, as thousands of civilians remain trapped in the conflict zone.
04/22/2009 01:00 am
03/18/2009 01:00 am
The UN evacuated about 300 people Thursday but human rights groups say a humanitarian crisis is looming.
01/29/2009 12:00 am